Seaboard Air Line Railway Bridge, Wimbee Creek
Wimbee Creek Fishing Pier
end of Wimbee Landing Rd.;(Beaufort County)
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February 5 1997
Recreation & Culture
Signficant Architectural Features:
West section of railroad bridge (wood posts and trusses) extend from end of road (former railroad bed).
At the opposite east end, posts and part of roadbed remain.
Bridge span has been removed; west end resurfaced as fishing pier.
Bridge carried Seaboard Air Line Railway across Wimbee Creek. Construction of the 85-mile Charleston to Savannah route of the Seaboard was begun in the fall of 1915. South of the Atlantic Coast Line's Charleston-to-Savannah route, the Seaboard was 30 m
Source of Historical Information:
"Big enterprises for Charleston during 12 months just passed," News and Courier, 1/1/1916.